The Cooter
TYPE: 4 Wall Line DanceRATING: Intermediate
COUNT:50STEPS:56
CHOREOGRAPHED BY:Gloria Johnson
MUSIC: "Pure Bred Redneck" by The Cooter Brown Band (112 BPM)
"Pure Bred Redneck" by Jeff Foxworthy & Cooter Brown Band (113 BPM)
NOTE:Gloria originally choreographed this dance for the Cooter Brown band single release in 1995 and presented it to the band when Gloria and Dusty ate dinner with the group in Nashville at the CDMS Awards in April 1996. It works equally well with the Jeff Foxworthy version.
VIDEO:Teach:Demo: Dance:
STEP DESCRIPTION

TAPPIN', HEEL & TOE SWIVELS (These movements are done together, at the same time)
1, 2       Tap RIGHT heel forward twice
3, 4       Tap RIGHT toe behind twice
5 - 8      LEFT - Swivel to the right with your toe, heel, toe, heel
             RIGHT - Touch RIGHT heel forward, toe behind, heel forward, toe behind

STRUT TURNS
9, 10      Touch RIGHT heel forward, slap RIGHT toe down
11,12     Turn 1/4 turn to the left and touch LEFT heel forward at the same time; Slap LEFT toe down
13,14     Turn 1/4 turn to the left touching RIGHT heel forward at the same time; Slap RIGHT toe down
15,16     Turn 1/4 turn to the left touching LEFT heel forward at the same time; Slap LEFT toe down

SHUFFLE FORWARD, ROCK STEPS, SHUFFLE BACK, TURN & ROCK
17&18  Shuffle forward on RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT
19&20  Shuffle forward on LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT
21,22   Rock forward on RIGHT; Rock back on LEFT
23&24  Shuffle backward on RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT
25&26  Shuffle backward on LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT
27        Cross RIGHT over Left turning body 1/4 turn to the left and rock forward on RIGHT
28        Rock back on LEFT and swing RIGHT back to original position turning body 1/4 turn back to the right
            (Right does not yet touch the floor)

SHUFFLE, TURN & ROCK, SHUFFLE
29&30  Shuffle in place on RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT
31        Cross LEFT over Right turning body 1/4 turn to the right and rock forward on LEFT
32        Rock back on RIGHT and swing LEFT back to original position turning body 1/4 turn back to the left
            (Left does not yet touch the floor)

33&34  Shuffle in place on LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT

STRUT STEPS
35,36   Touch RIGHT heel forward; Slap RIGHT toe down
37,38   Touch LEFT heel forward; Slap LEFT toe down
39,40   Touch RIGHT heel forward; Slap RIGHT toe down
41,42   Touch LEFT heel forward; Slap LEFT toe down

JAZZ SQUARE, TOE POINTS
43,44   Cross RIGHT over Left; Step behind on LEFT
45,46   Step to right side on RIGHT; Step LEFT next to Right
47,48   Point RIGHT toe out to right side; Step together (weight to Right)
49,50   Point LEFT toe out to left side; Step together (weight to Left)

BEGIN DANCE AGAIN
Gloria Johnson  (Updated 10 APR 2013)
Phone:(386) 218-4228
Address:Country Time Dance Lines; 2403 Lake Tiny Road, Deltona, FL 32738
Email: gloriaj@country-time.com    OR  gloriaj@cfl.rr.com
Website: http://www.gloriajohnson.us  AND www.country-time.com

ADDED TO THE ARCHIVES:   
12/27/1995
Dance Copyright remains with choreographer named above. Step description layout Copyright 2000 - Country Time Dance Lines. Permission is given by choreographer and Country Time Dance Lines to copy and teach as long as nothing is altered.